Jackman Humanities Institute Undergraduate Fellowships, 2011-2012
We are pleased to announce the appointment of six undergraduate fellows for 2011-2012 who will be researching projects relevant to the theme of Location/Dislocation during their senior year at the University of Toronto.
Nicholas Arrigo (UTSG Classics/French) “Exilium Ovidianum: Factual and Fictional Dislocation in Ovid’s Tristia, Epistulae Ex Ponto and Heroides” Supervisor: Mary Nyquist (UTSG English/Women and Gender Studies)
Laura Boles (UTSG English/Religion/Spanish and Portuguese) “Religion and Diaspora in Post-9/11 Literature” Supervisor: Mark Kingwell (UTSG Philosophy)
Kate Bruce-Lockhart (UTSG History/English) “Furthering the Cause of Freedom: Slave Agency and Abolition in Nineteenth-Century Brazil” Supervisor: Jeannine DeLombard (UTM English and Drama) Wendy Byrnes (UTM English and Drama/UTM Historical Studies) “Trampers, Sorcerers and Kidnappers: Locating ‘Gypsies’ in Nineteenth Century British Fiction” Supervisor: Jeannine DeLombard (UTM English and Drama)
Christopher Hiebert (UTSG Religion) “Sacred City: The Making of Sacred Spaces in Toronto’s Tibetan Community” Supervisor: Mark Kingwell (UTSG Philosophy)
Clara Rozee (UTSG English) “Relocating Shakespeare: Postcolonial Adaptations and Women’s Rewritings of Shakespeare’s Plays” Supervisor: Mary Nyquist (UTSG English/Women and Gender Studies)